Ultimate weekend, 32 of the worlds perfect archers gathered in Odense, Denmark to war for a World Cup crown. Participation in the World Cup Finals is a feat of its possess, as archers are chosen by blended efficiency over the years three phases, ensuing in 8 qualifiers for every division. Competition used to be fierce, but when the dirt settled, Hoyt shooters had accomplished exactly what they are perfect known for: topping podiums.
Brady Ellison celebrating a double four-peat on the 2016 World Cup
The World Cup has been dazzling to Brady Ellison, and this year used to be no a form of. Brady acquired his 4th World Cup Title this weekend, as smartly as to securing his 4th Longines Prize for Performance Award in a row. Fellow Hoyt shooter, Sjef Van Den Berg, gave Brady a correct flee for his money, nonetheless. Sjef knocked out every a old World Cup Champion and an Olympic Champion on his manner to the gold medal match, which he pushed, in dramatic fashion, the total manner to a single arrow shoot-off.
Sjef Van Den Berg took house silver after a single arrow shoot-off with fellow Hoyt shooter Brady Ellison
Mike Schloesser shooting to bring house gold in Odense
Mike “Mister Supreme” Schloesser lived as a lot as his title by shooting an extraordinary nine 10′s in a row in the closing match to true gold against Hoyt teammate Seppie Cilliers. Seppie walked away with his, and South Africa’s, first ever medal on the World Cup Finals.
Seppie Cilliers wins silver in Males’s Compound.
Marcella Tonioli brings house her first World Cup person gold.
Marcella Tonioli is now not any stranger to the World Cup Finals, and has brought house bigger than a dozen medals over the years, collectively with gold in blended personnel events. This year marked her first gold in the Compound Ladies’s match, nonetheless, collectively with to a old silver and bronze, after beating out the top seeded archer for gold. Fellow Hoyt shooter Crystal Gauvin also battled her manner to the podium, a hit bronze.
Crystal Gauvin acquired a demanding medal match to bring house bronze.
Congratulations to those shooters, and the total a form of qualifying Hoyt shooters for their achievements at this year’s World Cup Final. Safe Serious. Safe Hoyt.